Egyptian Coptic textile fragment with sprouting vase decoration

M122

£120.00

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A fragmentary woven textile panel with a decorated with a stylised sprouting vase (an early emblem of fertility) within a rectangular scroll border.

Culture
Egypt, Coptic Period, 7th to 10th Century AD
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Size
35 x 28 cms, decorated area 9 x 8.5 cms

Condition
Fragment with losses as shown

Provenance
Ex. private collection, London, UK; reputedly acquired from Bonhams Auctioneers during the early 2000’s.

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